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Dropout Prevention

The mission of the Greenville County Schools’ Dropout Prevention Specialist (DPS) is to work collaboratively with administrators, school counselors, social workers, and families to develop better pathways to educational attainment for recent dropouts and students at-risk of dropping out. The DPS provides service for students aged 16 and up by facilitating a reentry into the educational system or a transition into alternative educational programs within the school district and community. By serving as a district liaison for students and their families, the DPS works to identify and remove any educational barriers at home or in the schools and provides on-going support to ensure student success.

Contacts

Drew Perry, M.S. YDL
Lead Dropout Prevention / Dropout Data Coordinator
M.T. Anderson Support Center
100 Blassingame Rd.
Greenville SC, 29605
Phone: (864) 355-2065
CELL: (864) 304-6545 (feel free to call or text)
Fax:  (864) 355-2062
Email: jdperry@greenville.k12.sc.us

Laura Rodriguez
Dropout Prevention / Intervention Specialist Bilingual
M.T. Anderson Support Center
100 Blassingame Rd.
Greenville SC, 29605
Phone: (864) 355-2093
CELL: (864) 360-8402
Fax:  (864) 355-2062
Email: larodriguez@greenville.k12.sc.us